STRINGERS Audiobook–Translating that Backward Dialogue

If you’re listening to the audiobook for STRINGERS, first of all: thank you for downloading! Secondly, you might find some confusion on just a few passages that occur between Chapter 36 and Chapter 42. You see, there’s some backward text there. Reading it is usually no problem, but hearing it will be quite the thing! You might be wondering why it sounds like a record being played backward.

Well, it kind of is—the dialogue, at least. And so I’m including the few tiny sections here for you to read with your eyes, if hearing backwards sentences is as difficult for you to understand as it is for me.

From Chapter 36: